Upcoming Reptile Shows and Expositions: This Weekend

No plans this weekend? So many excellent reptile shows and expositions are taking place on September 11th and 12th, so check to see if there is one in your area!

North American Reptile Breeder’s Conference and Trade Show

Anaheim Convention Center

Anaheim, California

September 11, 12

The NARBC will take place on Saturday from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM, and on Sunday from 11:00 AM-4:00 PM. Admission prices are $15 for adults, $8 for children under 13 and free for children under 5. Reptile vendors and experts will be there to communicate to the public. This show will also feature educated speakers to address the audience on subjects like going on African safaris, keeping tortoises and maintaining large snake collections.

Texas Reptiles Expo

Live Oak Civic Center

San Antonio, Texas

September 11, 12

The Texas Reptiles Expo will be from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM on both days. Passes cost $8 for adults one day (or $14 for two days), and $3 for children under 10 for one day (or $5 for two days).

West Alabama Reptile Expo

Bessemer Civic Center

Birmingham, Alabama

September 11, 12

WARE will occur both days from 9:00 AM-4:00 PM, and will have amphibians and insects in addition to reptiles. A raffle will be drawn hourly, and people will be face painting on Saturday. A few different educational seminars will be held, and there will also be an assortment of different vendors selling useful supplies. Admission to WARE is $5, or $1 for children under 12.

Central Reptile & Amphibian Breeder Show

Fountains Conference Center

Fairview Heights, Illinois

September 12

CRABS will feature vendors from different parts of the United States showing their captive-bred and high-quality import animals. The hours for this show are 10:00 AM-4:00 PM, and it costs $5 for anyone over the age of 5.

Great Lakes Reptile Expo

Howard Johnson Star Plaza

Grand Rapids, Michigan

September 12

Vendors from around the Midwest will be set up at the Great Lakes Reptile Expo, selling cages, rodents, snakes, lizards and more. This exposition is $5 for adults, or free for children 10 and below.

Kansas City Reptile Show

Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites

Overland Park, Kansas

September 12

This Sunday show will have a variety of vendor tables selling reptiles, and maybe even some small exotic animals. If you have a hungry reptile at home, this is a chance to buy anything from pelleted food to meal worms to crickets to live or frozen rodents. Those who are short on pet supplies have a chance to pick up bedding, toys, cages, tanks and decorative materials. The Kansas City Reptile Show is going to be held from 10:00 AM-4:00 PM, and will cost $5 for adults, $3 for children 6-12, or free for those under 5.

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